Who We Are
We are the Arlington and Alexandria Districts of the United Methodist Church.
Often referred to as the Bi-District, the Arlington and Alexandria Districts work closely together and share office space and some staff. We are located at 3600 Chain Bridge Road, Fairfax, VA 22030. Arlington and Alexandria are two of the 16 districts in the Virginia Annual Conference of the United Methodist Church.
Stay the Course I love this Message translation of the first part of Psalm 119: Psalm 119 The Message (MSG) 119 1-8 You’re blessed when you stay on course, walking steadily on the road revealed by God....
Leading Positive Change This month, I would like to focus on some thoughts and/or challenges from the “Lead Like Jesus (Revisited)” book (pp. 248-251) … as we continue ‘Moving Forward in God’s Mission.’ Leading lasting change requires...
Finance Workshop Saturday, November 2 from 9:00 a.m. to 12 NOON Springfield UMC (7047 Old Keene Mill Road, Springfield, Va 22150) The Bi-District will hold a Finance Workshop on Saturday, November 2. This workshop is designed for both clergy and...
November 2, 2019
at Springfield UMC
Those involved with church finances should plan to attend the Church Finance Workshop on Nov. 2.
November 6, 2019
Pastor as Coach
The Vine Church (Graham Road)
Clergy: come build the skills needed to coach your key leaders and staff, encourage and support your team, and help the entire team stay the course.
November 9, 2019
Communications Boot Camp
at the Bi-District Office
Communications Boot Camp is designed for anyone who works on church bulletins, websites, newsletters, social media, and more!
November 16, 2019
Small Church Checkup 2.0
at Wesley UMC (Vienna)
Kay Kotan, returns to lead a workshop for small churches. Each church will leave with action steps.